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Alumni Get Involved

Alumni Events Silicon Valley Alumni Brunch A small group of TJ alums living in the San Francisco Bay Area gathered on June 1st at the home of long-time TJ supporter, Anne Antonowicz Toth, TJ ’89 (top photo, back row, second

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Thanking Partnership Fund Volunteers

2013-2014 TJ Partnership Fund Volunteers BOARD OF DIRECTORS Officers: Chairman:  Tom Valery, Parent ’14, ’14 Vice Chair: Jennifer Clifford Simpson, Parent ’15 Secretary:  Pam Cooper, Parent ’13 Treasurer: Nicole Morson, TJ ’07 Committee Chairs: Capital Campaign Chair: Mark Skolnik, Parent

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Campaign for TJ Donor List

Campaign for TJ Donors This cumulative list includes all gifts and pledges to the Campaign for TJ as of June 30, 2014 (2013-2014 supporters of annual programs such as tjSTAR, as well as many donors contributing via workplace giving, are listed

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Why We Support TJ

Why We Support the Campaign for TJ   “Our twins arrived at TJ at different times – one freshman year and one sophomore year. By the second week of sophomore year, nobody would have been able to tell which one

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Students Reach Out Through STEMbassadors & Middle School Tech Institute

TJ Students Reach Out This Summer: STEMbassadors & Middle School Tech Institute (MSTI) Student STEMbassadors Encourage Young Learners Mentoring Young Scholars Students from TJ and South Lakes HS helped this summer’s Dogwood ES Young Scholars (YS) study the ecology and

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Rising Senior Encourages Girls in Computer Science

Pooja Chandrashekar, TJ ’15, Wants More Girls to See How Knowledge of Computers Can Help Them Get Things Done

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

TJ Is International STEM Leader

TJ Is International STEM Leader TJ’s New International Partnerships As one of the nation’s leading STEM high schools, TJ has for years served as an inspiration and informal model for public and private schools in the United States and abroad

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Student Places Fifth at International Biology Olympiad

Will Long, TJ ’15, Was a Big Winner at the IBO, But Still Made Time to Enjoy the Sights of Bali

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

Students Conduct Marine Research in Indonesia

Students Conduct Research Off Remote Indonesian Islands This summer, ten TJ students combined their interest in marine biology and biodiversity preservation with their thirst for adventure, traveling to islands near Sulawesi, Indonesia, for three weeks to receive training and conduct

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy

John Struck Named Virginia History Teacher of the Year

John Struck Named Virginia History Teacher of the Year TJ History teacher John Struck, elected by alumni into the TJHSST Teacher Hall of Fame this past fall, was recognized in June as the 2014 Virginia History Teacher of the Year.

Posted in August 2014, Newsworthy